H H Asquith letters to Venetia Stanley

Titre : H H Asquith letters to Venetia Stanley
Auteur : Herbert Henry Asquith
Éditeur : Oxford Univ Pr
ISBN-13 : 0192122002
Libération : 1982

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Gathers the British Prime Minister's letters to his young confidante, in which he discusses his colleagues and the political challenges he faced

The World of Vikings

Titre : The World of Vikings
Auteur : Justin Pollard
Éditeur : Chronicle Books
ISBN-13 : 9781452153001
Libération : 2015-11-10

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MGM's hit show Vikings on the History Channel has drawn millions of viewers into the fascinating and bloody world of legendary Norse hero Ragnar Lothbrok, who led Viking warriors to the British Isles and France. Covering the first three seasons of the series, this official companion book delves into the real history as well as the behind-the-scenes stories. Viking historian Justin Pollard explains shipbuilding and navigation, Norse culture and religion, and the first encounters between Viking warriors and the kings of England and France. Interviews with cast and crew reveal the process of dramatizing this gripping story, from reviving the Old Norse language to choreographing battle scenes and building ancient temples for human sacrifice. This spectacular ebook is a must for fans of the show and history buffs alike.